Why Theory Matters

  • Victoria Flanagan
Keywords: film, theory


Review of:

Mallan, Kerry, and Clare Bradford, eds. Contemporary Children’s Literature and Film: Engaging with Theory. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2011.


DOI: 10.1353/jeu.2012.0014

Author Biography

Victoria Flanagan

Victoria Flanagan is a lecturer in children’s literature at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. She is the author of Into the Closet: Cross-Dressing and the Gendered Body in Children’s Literature and Film (2008), and her research focuses on representations of gender and subjectivity in children’s literature and film.

How to Cite
Flanagan, V. (2012). Why Theory Matters. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 4(2). Retrieved from https://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/168
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